Getting Here

Cars are essential when on your visit to Boudet as the property is in the heart of Norman countryside. We recommend travelling by ferry from the UK to Normandy as our property is less than an 1.15 minutes from Ouistreham (Caen's ferry port) and it is very relaxing and direct way to get to us.  We are members of Brittany Ferries' Voyage programme and can offer guests a 10% discount.

Travelling by Ferry:

Portsmouth - Caen (Britany Ferries). Ouistreham port 14km north east of Caen is 1.15 hrs away, served by Britany Ferries from Portsmouth. 6 hour day time crossing or 7 hour overnight. There is a high speed cat during the peak season. This is 3.75 hours.

Malo (Brittany Ferries. St Malo is about an hour and half from Boudet. The crossing is eight hours so this is a better option if you decide to travel overnight.

Portmouth- Cherbourg (Brittany Ferries and Condor Ferries). Cherbourg is about two and a half hours from Boudet.  During the summer Britanny Ferries runs a high speed service with crossings taking 3 hours (which we reccomend).

Poole - Cherbourg (Brittany Ferries Cherbourg is about two and a half hours from Boudet.

Dover - Calais (plentiful ferries including P&O and SeaFrance) and Euro tunnel. This is about a five or six hour drive from Boudet.


Rennes - within two hours. Served by Flybe from Southampton, Manchester and Exeter.

Deauville - within two and a half hours. Served by Ryanair from Stansted

Dinard - within two and a half hours. Served by Ryanair from Bristol, Birmingham, Stansted and East Midlands.

Cherbourg - within two and half hours. Served by Flybe from Southampton.

Paris - served by multinational long haul flights. Paris is about a four hour drive from the property.


Our local train station is Flers which is about 20 minutes from the property. Frequent trains from Paris take two and a half hours. Trains from Paris to Normandy leave from Gare Lazare and Gare Montparnasse. You will need to get a RER into the city centre and switch onto the Metro, or get a taxi!